THURSDAY, APRIL 11

A free community dinner is served, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, at Joining Hands Mission United Methodist Church, 4204 Thys Road, New Port Richey. Call 727-842-8136 or visit www.joininghandsmissionchurch.org.

The New Port Richey Shrine Club will hold a spring picnic from 11:45 a.m. until 4 p.m. at American Legion Post #335, 11421 Osceola Drive, New Port Richey. The public is welcome. The cost is $10. Bring a covered dish to share. No RSVP needed. Call Frank Goff at 727-375-7900.

The Coin Club of Pasco County will meet, 7 p.m., at The New Lakes of Regency Park Civic Association, 8330 Civic Drive, Port Richey. An auction will be held before the meeting starts. Visitors welcome. Call Chuck at 727-534-7597.

The Volunteer Way’s 28th Anniversary Celebration Breakfast, 8 a.m., at Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. Learn about the organization. Registration is 30 minutes beforehand. Breakfast is free. Call 727-815-0433 for more information.

Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity, will hold a childbirth preparation, 7-9 p.m. An obstetrics tour will be offered. For reservations call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.

Faith United Methodist Church, 12128 S.R. 52, Hudson, holds “Supper At The CHurch” at 5 p.m. every Thursday. The meal includes a main course with two side dishes, bread, dessert and a beverage. This week’s main dish is chicken parmesan with spaghetti. The cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Carry out dinners are available until 6 p.m. Call 727-856-5000 for more information.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Rhymes to Readers, 11 a.m.; Bonjour Mes Amis, 2 p.m. Attendees practice conversational French; Teen Yoga Series, 5 p.m.; Master Gardeners: Mid-Spring Veggies, 6 p.m. To register, visit Eventbrite.com and search “Mid-Spring Vegetables.” Call the library at 727-853-1279.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Mahjong Morning, 10 a.m.-noon; Studio H Orientation, 10 a.m. Registration required; Art Workshop for Kids, 4 p.m., for children in grades two through five; Paws for Reading, 4:30 p.m., for children in kindergarten through fifth grade; How to Use the Internet in Your Business, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Animal Services Q & A Session, 6 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Color Me Happy, from 10 a.m. until noon, for adults. Supplies provided; Papercrafting Fun: Paper Marbling, 2 p.m. Registration required; Read to the Sharing Our World Therapy Dogs, 4:30 p.m., a story time with therapy dogs for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Call 727-861-3049.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Storytime, 11:15 a.m., for ages 2 to 5; Book Club, 2 p.m. For book title, call the library at 727-834-3331.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Friends of the Library Appreciation Breakfast, 10 a.m.; Ask a Master Gardener, 1 p.m.; Master Gardener: All About Ferns, 2 p.m., presented by UF-IFAS Pasco Extension. To register, visit Eventbrite.com and search “Ferns.”; Barking Good Reads, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read aloud to a furry friend to practice reading skills. Call 727-834-3204.

FRIDAY, APRIL 12

“Christ in the Passover” will be held, 7 p.m., at Holiday Community Fellowship Church, 5144 Sunray Drive. Call 727-944-4773 for more information.

West Pasco Business Association Friday Breakfast Chapter meets at 8:30 a.m. every Friday at Oasis Coffee Spot, 9213 Little Road, New Port Richey. New members are welcome. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email maria@wpba.biz.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Fingerpaint Friday, 10:30 a.m.; Adult Coloring, 1 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Chair Yoga, 10 a.m.; Knitters for Charity, from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Baby Time, 11:15 a.m., for babies under 2. Call 727-834-3331.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Friends of the Library Book Sale, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Checks or cash only; Signing for Everyday Living, 1 p.m.; Friday Afternoon Films, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Color Me Happy for Adults, 2 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-834-3204.

SATURDAY, APRIL 13

Antonia Riggs Miernik will be a guest speaker, 1 p.m., at Rao Musunuru M.D. Museum and Library, 6431 Circle Blvd., New Port Richey. Miernik will show her collection of fans and discuss their history. Call 727-847-0680 for more information.

“Start Your Engines” will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity. There will be a car show and “Ask the Doctor” education stations. The Easter Bunny will make an appearance, 10 a.m.-noon. Car registration will be held 7:30-10 a.m. Car entry fee is $15. For information about the car show, call 727-514-0500. For information about the event, call 727-834-5630.

The Pithlochaskotee Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet, 10 a.m., at the American Legion Paradise Post #79, 5329 Legion Place, New Port Richey. Coffee will be served at 9:30 a.m. Call 727-785-3587.

A blood drive will be held, from 9 a.m. until noon, at American Legion Paradise Post 79, 5329 Legion Place, New Port Richey. Identification is required prior to donation. All donors will receive a wellness checkup and a free hat. Schedule an appointment online at www.oneblooddonor.org, and use sponsor code #12269, or call 1-888-936-6283. Call Post 79 Blood Chairman Terry Wells at 727-204-4931 for more information.

The Massachusetts Club Suncoast Area will hold an indoor picnic, noon, at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church Hall, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served. Members and guests are asked to bring their own place settings, a beverage and a side dish or dessert to share. All current and former residents of Massachusetts and their guests are welcome. The guest fee is $5. Call 727-372-4651 for more information.

Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity, will hold a Saturday Childbirth Superprep, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. An obstetrics tour will be offered. For reservations call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Film, 2 p.m.; Game Days, 2 p.m., for youth of all ages. Call 727-853-1279.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Hudson Book Club, 11 a.m.; Local Author’s Fair, 1 p.m. Local authors will meet people and talk about their works. Books will be available for purchase and signing; National Library Week Annual Reception, 1 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Egg-a-Palooza, 11 a.m. There will be egg rock painting, an egg hunt, egg tower building and more. Call 727-861-3049.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Tween Beautiful Bubbles, 2 p.m. Call 727-834-3204.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Friends of the South Holiday Library Meeting, 10:30 a.m.-noon; Sew It Seams, 1-4 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-834-3331.

SUNDAY, APRIL 14

The Annual Blessing of the Fleet will be held 2 p.m. at the Gulf Harbors Yacht Club, 3926 Marine Parkway, New Port Richey. The ceremony is open to the public. Spectators coming by land can view the event from the seawall of the club. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. For more information, call 609-851-3790.

An exhibit reception will be held for “Tropical Paradise,” 2:30-4:30 p.m., at the West Pasco Art Guild, 6206 Jefferson St., New Port Richey. Call 727-841-7732.

The Fifth Wheels, a social club for single seniors, will hold Fun Bowling at 6 p.m. at Lane Glo Bowl North, 6935 Ridge Road, Port Richey. The cost is $1.25 per game. Newcomers are welcome. Call 727-862-2807.

Joining Hands Mission United Methodist Church, 4204 Thys Road, New Port Richey, serves a free restaurant-style breakfast at 8 a.m. every Sunday. Call 727-264-1288 or visit www.joininghandsmissionchurch.org.

MONDAY, APRIL 15

The Thrift Shop at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey, will have a half-price sale on Easter items through Saturday. It will be closed on Friday. The shop hours are from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Call 727-846-1378.

Gulf Winds Sailing Club will hold a presentation, “A Journey to Remote Islands,” 7 p.m., at the Gulf Harbors Civic Association Clubhouse, 4610 Floramar Terrace, New Port Richey. Mike and Sue Beilan will discuss their sailing voyage around the world. Call Karen at 727-807-5485.

The West Pasco Business Association Monday Lunch Chapter meets at noon, every Monday, at Johnny Brusco’s, 10730 S.R. 54, New Port Richey. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email maria@wpba.biz.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Chair Yoga, 2 p.m.; Gentle Yoga, 3:15-4:15 p.m.; Writers Workshop, 4:30 p.m.; Books 2 Movies, 5 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Baby Storytime, 10:15 a.m., for babies under 18 months; Monday Movie Matinee for Adults, 2 p.m.; Teen Advisory Board, 4 p.m. Teens in grades six through twelve earn volunteer hours by planning teen programs. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Twisted Stitchers, 10 a.m.-noon. This is a crochet club for adults; Chess Club, 4 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

TUESDAY, APRIL 16

The First United Methodist Church of Hudson Caregiver’s Support Group Meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m. at 13123 U.S. 19, Hudson. Caregivers are welcome to attend. Contact Laura Arnold at 727-863-0176 or larnold32@gmail.com.

The Fifth Wheels, a social club for single seniors, will hold a general meeting and lunch at Golden Corral, 8928 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Call 727-862-2807.

The West Pasco Business Association Tuesday After Hours Chapter meets at 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday at FlameStone Grill Trinity, 10900 S.R. 54. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email maria@wpba.biz.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Tasty Tuesdays Local Organic Market, 10 a.m.; UF-IFAS Extension Family Nutrition Program, 10:30 a.m.; Kids Yoga, 11 a.m. Bring a towel or mat; Plant-Based Cooking with Chef Warren, 1 p.m.; Life Hack Academy: Auto Insurance, 5 p.m. 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Groovy Smoothies: Going Green, 2 p.m.; Tween Balloon Twisting, 4:30 p.m., for tweens in grades four through seven; Mom and Baby Support Group, 6-7 p.m. This is a weekly group to provide free breastfeeding and mothering support. Sponsored by WIC and the Florida Department of Health; Ukulele Strum and Sing, 6 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Storytime, 10:30 a.m.; Medicare 101, 1-3 p.m., led by a S.H.I.N.E. representative.; Tuesday Afternoon Stitchers, 3:30-5:30 p.m. This is a needlework group for all ages and levels of experience. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Lego Maniacs, 4:30 p.m. DUPLO blocks will be provided for younger attendees. Call 727-834-3331.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: S.H.I.N.E: Medicare 101, 10 a.m.; World Travelers Club: Florida’s Heartland, 3:30 p.m. This is an interactive media presentation. Call 727-834-3204.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17

A spaghetti dinner will be held by Boy Scout Troop 60, 5-7 p.m., at Beacon Square Civic Association, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. The public is welcome. The cost is $8 and children under 12 are free with a paying adult. Take out available. Call 727-807-7007.

Long Island Club meets the third Wednesday of every month, 11 a.m., at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey. There will be coffee and cake, bingo, poker and prize drawings. Call 727-845-0638 for more information.

A card party and luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. by Our Lady’s Guild of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. The cost is $7. Call 727-938-1974 for more information.

Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity, will hold a newborn care class, 6-8 p.m. An obstetrics tour will be offered. For reservations call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Guten Tag: Beginner, 12:30 p.m. Intermediate, 2 p.m. Learn and practice conversational German. Registration required; Messy Art Club, 4 p.m.; H.E.R.O.: Helping to Educate Regarding Orientation, 4 p.m. A peer support group for LGBTQ teens, ages 13 to 17; Qi Gong, 7 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Baby Storytime, 10:30 a.m., for babies under 18 months; Toddler Storytime, 11:15 a.m., for ages 1 to 2; Preschool Storytime, 11:45 a.m., for ages 3 to 5; Egg Painting for Teens, 4 p.m., for teens in grades six through 12. Call 727-861-3049.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Storytime Plus, 10:15-11 a.m. Stories and songs for toddlers and preschoolers; Lego Club, 4:30 p.m., for children 4 and up. Call 727-834-3204.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Chair Yoga, 10 a.m.; Social Circle, 1 p.m.; Little Crafts for Little Kids, 1:30 p.m., for ages 2 to 5; Color Me Calm, 6 p.m., for adults; Continuing Ukulele Workshop – Part Five, 6 p.m.; Messy Art, 6 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Coloring for Adults, 2 p.m. Bring your own supplies or use provided. Call 727-834-3331.

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